Tag: Food for Thought

Clearwater County Proposes Negative Tax Levy

Bagley, MN — At a time when county and city governments are seeing sizable tax levy increases, one local county is breaking the mold and not just minimizing the increase in taxes, but actually reducing them. Clearwater County Commissioner Mark Titera says they were able to reduce their annual county budget from $6.1 million to…
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October 27, 2022 0

Budgeting Process a Difficult Situation this Year for Polk County Commissioners

Fosston, MN — The Polk County Board of Commissioners is in the midst of budget planning for the 2023 year and it’s a process that has gotten more complicated with rising inflation and a shortage of goods. Polk County Commissioner Joan Lee joined the KKCQ Food for Thought Program to share more about the tricky…
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September 13, 2022 0

RRV Emerging Leadership Program Helps Develop Leadership Potential for Rural Couples

Bagley, MN — During this week’s Clearwater County Fair, local alumni will get together to introduce their latest couple into this year’s Red River Valley Emerging Leadership Program. Clearwater County ELP Liaison Stacy Peterson joined the KKCQ Food for Thought Program this week to share more information about the Emerging Leadership Program and its history.…
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August 3, 2022 0

Several Projects in the Works for Polk County Environmental Services

Fosston, MN — Polk County Commissioner Joan Lee joined the KKCQ Food for Thought Program last week where she provided a number of updates on the Polk County Environmental Services Department and the projects they are working on. The Polk County Commission recently approved a bid to repair the Incinerator stack for just under $90,000.…
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July 19, 2022 0

Polk County Commission Update

Fosston, MN — Costs continue to increase for just about everything, which was evident in the most recent Polk County Commission report heard on the KKCQ Food for Thought Program this week. The Polk County Commission is in the process of expanding their landfill and closing the old portion. Commissioner Joan Lee says they were…
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April 12, 2022 0

A.P. Grooming Opens New Mobile Pet Grooming Business in Fosston & Bagley

Fosston, MN — A new pet grooming business is opening this weekend in Fosston and Bagley. Operating out of a mobile grooming bus, AP Grooming owner Ashley Fults will be hosting a grand opening this weekend at her two locations, the East Polk Canine Kennels in Fosston and Fireside Grill and Patio in Bagley. Fults…
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February 8, 2022 0

Food For Thought 6-21-21 Featuring Alison Opdahl

The Food For Thought Program heard every morning at 8:45 a.m. on KKCQ Radio. Listen to the full program below from June 21st with Alison Opdahl of MCCL Chapter #45.

June 21, 2021 0

Food For Thought 5-26-21

The Food For Thought Program heard every morning at 8:45 a.m. on KKCQ Radio. From May 26th the two guests on the program were John Keller from the Lindfors Insurance Agency announcing their annual scholarship winner and Maija Duppong talking about what a primary care provider is and why having one is important. Listen to…
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May 26, 2021 0

LISTEN HERE: In Studio Music Performance by Bagley American Legion Members for Veteran’s Day

By: Dawson Peterson dawsonrjradio@arvig.net (11/11/2020) Fosston, MN — There was a live music performance during the Food For Thought Program on KKCQ on Wednesday morning by Bagley American Legion Members Dan Rivera and James “Butch” Boe who were accompanied by Legion President Cheryl Grover to honor all the veterans on this Veterans Day. The duo…
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November 11, 2020 0